Oft in the stilly night

Author: Thomas Moore

Moore, Thomas, son of John Moore, a small tradesman at Dublin, was born in that city, May 28, 1779, educated at a private school and Trinity College, Dublin; read at the Middle Temple for the Bar; held a post under the Government in Bermuda for a short time, and died Feb. 26, 1852. His Memoirs, Journal, and Correspondence were published by Lord John Russell in 1855. In that work every detail concerning himself and his numerous publications, most of them of high poetical merit, will be found. His connection with hymnody is confined to his Sacred Songs, which were published in 1816, and again in his Collected Works, 1866. These Songs were 32 in all, and were written to popular airs of various nations. Of these Songs the following have passed… Go to person page >

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First Line: Oft in the stilly night
Author: Thomas Moore

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Old Melodies Spiritualized #d38

Song-book of the School Room #d76

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Songs of Zion #d141

Sunday School Singing Book #d22

The Carol #d84

The Golden Harp: or, Camp-Meeting Hymns, Old and New, Set to Music #d93

The New Temperance Melodist ... for Temperance Organizations in the United States and Canada #d46

The Social Lyrist: a Collection of Sentimental, Patriotic and Pious Songs #d19

The Spirit Minstrel. 2nd ed. #d63

The White Ribbon Hymnal: or, Echoes of the Crusade #d83

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